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IBPS Clerk Syllabus – Prelims and Mains

Here we are providing Syllabus and their PDF for IBPS Clerk- Prelims and Mains, you can also download it direct from this page given above the article in the format of PDF. The IBPS Clerk Syllabus is also given described below.

IBPS Clerk Prelims and Mains Syllabus

IBPS consists of two papers for the clerk post :-

Pre Exam

The syllabus of pre (preliminary) exam consists of three sections (Reasoning, Quantitative & English) with time duration 1 hrs those qualify for main exam. Marks will be 100.

Mains Exam

The syllabus of mains exam consists of five sections (Reasoning, Quantitative Aptitude, English, General Awareness and Computer Knowledge) with time duration 02 hrs those qualify for main exam. Marks will be 200.

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Negative marking is also applicable with an effect of 0.25 marks for every wrong answer.

Syllabus for Clerk

In this there are five sections for the clerk exam describes below:-


In this section, all logical questions this is based on judgment, conclusions from facts. Reasoning has two parts Verbal and non-verbal.

Verbal Reasoning: Number Series, Alphabet Series, Test of Direction Sense, Coding-Decoding, Number Ranking, Arithmetical Reasoning, Problem on Age Calculation, Blood Relations, Analogy, Decision Making, Inference ,Arguments ,Ven diagram based questions

Non-verbal Reasoning: Non Verbal Series, Mirror Images, Grouping Identical Figures, Figure Matrix Questions.


It is important section and necessary for all participants.

Selection body wants to know the basic knowledge of English Language, which is International language. It covers vocabulary means homonyms, synonyms, antonyms, sentence completion, word formation and the topic comprehension involves deriving conclusion, theme detection, sentence rearrangement.

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Passage completion and the topic Rearrangement of passage, spelling, sentence and the question grammar means of rules active, passive voice, direct, indirect speech and the topic General usage means phrases and idioms.

Quantitative Aptitude

This consists of numerical ability. These questions have 5 multiple choice answers. They have focused on two subjects namely arithmetic and data interpretation.

Data Interpretation means visual diagrams, pie outlines, line charts and classification.

Arithmetic means roots, average, ratio, time & work, time & separation, rate, benefit & loss, mixture, stocks & shares, partnership, clocks, volume & surface area, height & distances, logarithms, permutation & combination, simple & compound interest, in equations & equations and probability.

Computer Knowledge

Syllabus for Computer paper is covers two section hardware & software. Candidate must have and must have the skill to operate a computer as office purpose is known about DBMS, MS Office, MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint, Windows,  Internet and networking.

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General Awareness

Syllabus of IBPS Clerk Exam covers all about the Current Affairs and especially reference to Banking Industry. And the topics are from Indian Economy questions, International Economy, UNO, Marketing, Constitution, Awards & Honors Sports, Reserve Bank of India policies, Finance, Agriculture, etc. History of Banking, Social Function of Banks, current affairs of last six months, countries/ currencies, Books & Their Authors, Banking Terms, etc

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Updated: August 20, 2016 — 11:36 am

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